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- n. A biological event or indicator of a developmental event, usually in the life of an insect pest, that initiates the beginning of growing-degree-day calculations.
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In the spring, the biofix is the date when both consistent trap catches and sunset temperatures above 62 degrees occur.
Modern Technology for me is a max/min thermometer that will tell me when the biofix for the codling moth is in.
Don't ask me to explain the biofix, I'll have to get out the text book.